GP required for Defence facility Alice Springs

GP required for Defence facility Alice Springs
  • $190 - $191 per Hour
  • Contract
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Sydney New South Wales AUS
Job Ref: VAC-77229
Sector: General Practice
Sub-sector: General Practitioner
Date Added: 24 May 2022

Are you a GP and interested in Military Medicine or Occupational Medicine and not sure where to start? Global Medics are here to support you every step of the way.

Our client has fantastic opportunity available for a General Practitioners in Alice Springs, Northern Territory for a 6-month role with the potential for extension. You will be working at Joint Defence Facility Pine Gap (JDFPG) as the Facility Medical Officer (FMO).

About the Roles

As Facility Medical Officer (FMO/GP) you play a vital part in providing quality clinical care to patients as an integral member of an experienced multidisciplinary health care team. Your day will involve delivery of medical services across two clinical locations (Alice Springs and JDFPG) for a patient base of approximately 1500. You will be consulting with JDFPG members and their families only, this will not include general public appointments. This is a non-Medicare billing role, and you will be remunerated as an employee with an hourly rate of approximately $190 PH + Super. This is a 38 Hr week with no on call or weekends.

Consultations are 30-minute blocks, supported by clinical staff who complete admin and pre-consultation with each patient. The FMO meets with the clinical support staff and the US Government Medical Officer each week to discuss the general situation, morale, illnesses and generally anything that might have an impact on the performance of personnel deployed at the facility. Accommodation will be provider in Alice Springs and will be arranged for the successful applicants needs with a fleet car available if required.

Clinical requirements for the Roles

  • Unrestricted registration with AHPRA
  • Demonstrated experience in General Practice
  • CPR or ALS within the last triennium
  • Current Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Current QI and CPD statement from your relevant College
  • Australian Citizenship is essential
  • NV1 Security Clearance will be arranged post arrival at Alice Springs through AGSVA

About You

We are seeking a general Practirioner who demonstrate passion and commitment to delivering health outcomes for the members and their families at JDFPG Alice Springs. You can work autonomously and thrive in a busy environment where you enjoy working as part of a multidisciplinary team. Anyone with an interest in Military Medicine or Occupational Medicine will find this medical work rewarding and will expand your clinical skills.

You will enjoy working closely with an experienced team of Nurses, multidisciplinary team of Allied Health and administration staff who are both in uniform and civilian employees . You can expect to feel a unique sense of accomplishment and pride from caring for those who serve and protect our Country.

Be the heart of it with Global Medical

Global Medics recruit for locum, contract and permanent positions across the primary, acute care and mental health sectors. Our local knowledge, coupled with our ability to work in partnership with clients and candidates alike, enables us to match the best medical practitioners to the most suitable vacancies.

We believe our exceptional level of service sets the standard within the medical recruitment industry. We deliver tailor-made solutions to staffing requirements and offer the most comprehensive assistance for doctors seeking international career advice. Our extensive network allows us to find the finest candidates for permanent positions and quickly secure locum doctors anywhere in the world.

At Global Medics you will have a dedicated Recruitment Consultant and Compliance Consultant for your journey forward into a new role.

If you are interested in these positions and would like to know more regarding the locations available, please click 'Apply Now' and follow the prompts. Alternatively, you can contact Joanne Burton on 0468 912 977 for further information and a confidential discussion.

Do you have a colleague thinking of locum work? Our Refer a doctor to Global Medics and receive up to AU$1,000 for yourself or your chosen charity, please discuss with me for further details.

19/07/2022 03:05:53
AUD 190 191 Hour
Contact Consultant:
Joanne Burton

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